The Harold Lloyd Collection 2
Directed by Hal Roach and Fred Newmeyer and Fred Newmeyer and Sam Taylor and Alfred Goulding
The Harold Lloyd Collection 2
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Ten Comedy Classics from The Hal Roach Studios
In this two-DVD collection of ten films, Harold Lloyd (Safety Last) demonstrates why he is ranked alongside Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton as slapstick cinema's preeminent funnymen. Lloyd is most famous for his aerial acrobatics, dangling from skyscrapers in High and Dizzy and Never Weaken. But his legendary status was earned mostly on the ground, where he crafted the persona of an endearing Everyman, whose pluck and determination rescue him from life's ordinary (and often extraordinary) pitfalls. Whether portraying a pampered socialite (Captain Kidd's Kids), a lowly bellhop (Among Those Present) or a silly stagehand (Ring Up the Curtain), Lloyd pursues romance and prosperity at a dizzying pace. His unwavering confidence and optimism, combined with his remarkable speed, agility and impeccable comic timing, made him one of the most beloved figures of the silent era.
- TWO GUN GUSSIE
1918 10 Min. Dir: Hal Roach
- THE CITY SLICKER
1918 11 Min. Dir: Hal Roach
- THE NON-STOP KID
1918 12 Min. Dir: Hal Roach
- RING UP THE CURTAIN
1919 12 Min. Dir: Hal Roach
- CAPTAIN KIDD'S KIDS
1920 22 Min. Dir: Hal Roach
- FROM HAND TO MOUTH
1920 21 Min. Dir: Alfred Goulding
- HIGH AND DIZZY
1920 27 Min. Dir: Hal Roach
- NEVER WEAKEN
1921 24 Min. Dir: Fred Newmeyer and Sam Taylor
- AMONG THOSE PRESENT
1921 39 Min. Dir: Fred Newmeyer
- NOW OR NEVER
1921 40 Min. Dir: Hal Roach and Fred Newmeyer
Produced by Hal Roach
Special editions produced by Eric Lange and Serge Bromberg
Music composed and performed by Donald Sosin
Licensed from Lobster Films
Special Contents of This Edition 2005 Lobster Films
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